From the Almond Groves to Our Hands

From the Almond Groves to Our Hands

As with most things in our lives over the past year, our snacking habits have changed according to The Hartman Group. According to their research, “some (consumers) have taken the opportunity to clean up their snack diets, while others have slipped into less healthy...
Don’t Let Fresh Get in the Way of Eating Healthy

Don’t Let Fresh Get in the Way of Eating Healthy

It was the middle of winter in Chicago with snow on the ground (sounds familiar?) and during a question-and-answer session following a presentation I had just given, an audience member asked “What is the one food or nutrition myth you would like to bust”? Without...
Every Bite of Chocolate is a Global Experience

Every Bite of Chocolate is a Global Experience

An overwhelming 86% of Americans report that they’ll share a gift of chocolate and candy this Valentine’s Day according to the National Confectioners Association recent study.1 For some, a special occasion is not required to enjoy chocolate, but during the week of...